Festival of Power 2018
Friday 30th March to Sunday 1st April 2018
An action packed Easter weekend of family Drag Racing entertainment including Top Fuel Dragsters, Nitro Funny Cars, Jet Cars and National Drag Racing. Plus all things powerful off track including Monster Trucks, Stunt Displays and more.
Festival of Power Ticket Credit Values
100% credit value has been awarded to all Festival of Power tickets. Please see adverse weather ticket policy for details.
Festival of Power Photo Gallery
View photos from the Festival of Power 2018 on the Facebook Photo Gallery.
Festival of Power Photo Entry List
View photos of the cars and bikes entered for Festival of Power on the Entry List.
What's on - JET CARS:
Dragon Hunter and the Jet School Bus have unfortunately withdrawn from this event.
The awesome Fireforce 3 Jet Car will be thundering down the strip. The jet engine develops thrust equivalent to more than 10,000hp and can run the quarter-mile in 5 seconds with a terminal speed in excess of 300mph! (All Days)
Oklahoma Willy - The Jet Bus
This 1958 VW pick up spent most of her life on a farm in Oklahoma and has undergone a total nut and bolt restoration. The Rolls Royce Viper 535 jet engine is from a fighter jet with an afterburner added to produce a maximum power output of 5000 lbs of thrust.
What's on - DRAG RACING:
Top Fuel Dragsters
Your first opportunity to see nitro burning machines this season and experience the explosive power of what top level Drag Racing has to offer. There will be three Top Fuel Dragsters driven by the UK's Liam Jones, Malta's Duncan Micallef and Antti Horto from Finalnd (All Days)
MSA Pro Mod
0-240 mph in under 6 seconds! Full-bodied cars with massive engines and monster attitude. Pro Mod is the MSA National Drag Racing Championship class. Info at MSADragRacing.com. (All days)
- MSA Pro Mod
- Nostalgia Funny Car
- Super Comp
- Super Gas
- Super Street
- Super Pro ET
- Pro ET
- Sportsman ET
- Topspeed Automotive Street Eliminator
- Comp Eliminator
- VWDRC Pro
- VWDRC Sportsman
- Junior Dragster
- Top Fuel Bike
- Funny Bike
- Pro Stock Bike
- Super Street Bike
- Competition Bike
- 8.50 Bike
- 9.50 Bike
- ET Bike
- Supertwin Top Gas
- Junior Drag Bike
View descriptions of the various Drag Racing Classes.
What's on - DEMONSTRATIONS, STUNTS & EXHIBITION VEHICLES:
Terry Grant Stunt Shows
Multiple world record breaking stunt driver Terry Grant presents the Terry Grant Stunt Shows. Terry will be performing precision stunts in a range of cars on the Friday and Sunday but on Saturday John Moore from Terry’s stunt academy will be taking the helm. John will also be bringing along his crazy BMW drift car to play with on Saturday too. (All Days)
Pedal Power Vs Parkour
The only show of it’s kind in the UK! Combining a 2 wheeled stunt rider and a freerunner in a choreographed performance. Expect to see double backflips from our amazing freerunner as featured on Britain's Got Talent and a mountain biker performing backflips! Which sport is most exciting? You decide! (All Days)
What's on - RIDES, EXHIBITS & KIDS ENTERTAINMENT:
Friday Band - Banned
Saturday Band - Pure Genius
Watch as the brave and the lucky get to ride down the strip in the 7 second Santa Pod 2Seater dragster. See the 2Seater page for how to book a ride. (All Days)
Camping at Santa Pod is included with all multi day tickets, view full Camping Info here. Santa Pod has also partnered with Camplify and Pillow to offer Caravan / RV hire and Pre-pitched Tents / Glamping.
Camplify - Caravans & RVs
Peer-to-peer caravan hire and RV-sharing community, Camplify provide a wide selection of RV accommodation that can be booked at the event. Visit www.camplify.co.uk
Pillow - Camping & Glamping
Pre-pitched tents or glamping tents at Santa Pod Raceway are available from Pillow. Visit www.pillow.co.uk
For just £109 + VAT per person come along and enjoy the VIP experience including lunch and balcony viewing. Don't worry if you've already booked your tickets, you can still upgrade for a great day out or a gift.
More information on the Hospitality pages.
Festival of Power 2018 Tickets
Friday March 30th to Sunday 1st April 2018 - Kids Under 16 FREE*
|Ticket Type||Advance||Standard||Gates Open||Grandstand|
|Friday||£22||£30||Fri 8am||£3(adv) / £6(std)|
|Saturday||£22||£30||Sat 8am||£3(adv) / £6(std)|
|Sunday||£22||£30||Sun 8am||£3(adv) / £6(std)|
|Fri/Sat||£50||£60||Fri 8am||per day|
|Sat/Sun||£50||£60||Sat 8am||per day|
|Fri/Sat/Sun||£58||£70||Fri 8am||per day|
|Fri/Sat/Sun + Thu Arrival||£65||£75||Thu 8am||per day|
To Book Tickets please phone 01234 782828 or buy your tickets online.
- Advance ticket orders are subject to a booking fee of £2 per ticket and postage fee of £3 per order (£6 recorded, no postage fee on "print at home tickets").
- Maximum single online order of 9 admission tickets. To bulk book tickets for clubs or groups you will need to phone the Box Office to place your order.
- Advanced ticket prices end on the Friday a week before the event weekend at 5pm. After this time only "print at home tickets" will be available at standard rate.
- All tickets are non-refundable.
- Ticket prices are per person.
- * Three FREE kids per paying Adult, photo ID is required if kids look older than they are.
- Day admission is 8am till racing finishes, day tickets will be sold on the gate until 4pm.
- Camping is included within multi-day admission tickets, NOT single day tickets. e.g. Sat/Sun ticket = camping Sat night.
- Any ticket upgrades made on the day will be charged the difference to full gate price.
- Parking is free.
- Please see Essential Info page for Rain Off Policy and other terms and conditions.
- For RWYB don't forget your driving Licence.
- Caravan and Motorhome Club members get 20% discount on selected Santa Pod tickets. Details here.
- Santa Pod Raceway offer group discounts for 10 or more adult admission tickets to selected events. Details here.
Festival of Power 2017
View photos from last year's Festival of Power on the Facebook Photo Gallery and watch the highlights video.
Festival of Power Menu
Festival of Power 2018 Preview, Running Order, Photo Entry List
Festival of Power 2017 Highlights Video, Facebook Photo Gallery
Festival of Power 2016 Highlights Video, Facebook Photo Gallery
Festival of Power 2015 Highlights Video, Facebook Photo Gallery
Festival of Power 2014 Highlights Video, Facebook Photo Gallery